Woman overdoses, man arrested on suspicion of homicide in Yakima
A 25-year-old woman overdoses on controlled substances and dies Friday night, now a 54-year-old man is booked into the Yakima County Jail suspected of homicide.
Officers responded just after 6 p.m. to the 2000 block of Swan Avenue. When officers arrived, the found the female victim unresponsive inside a home with the suspect.
The victim was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
An investigation revealed the suspect provided the victim with controlled substances. The victim became unresponsive following her ingestion of the drugs.
An investigation continues.
Names of either the victim or the suspect have been released.